The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth

The Mets got a taste of their own come from behind medicine when a botched double play put a damper on starter Tommy Milone’s stunning Citi Field debut. Picked up on waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers, Milone (1-0, 6.43 ERA) made quite a statement, pitching 5 plus-innings of two run… Read more“The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth”

Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins

Rafael Montero’s rocky start against the Miami Marlins morphed into a happy ending as the Mets battled back from a six-run deficit to beat Don Mattingly’s school of fish 8-7. After returning from a rainy night in Georgia, in which their postponed 3-1 lead led to nowhere, DL designated Noah… Read more“Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins”

The Mets Have A Sweet 16-5 Party Against the Braves, Reyes Has a Game High 5 RBIs

It may not have been Jacob deGrom’s finest moment on the mound, but it was good enough to get a win against his former teammate, Braves newly crowned elder statesman, Bartolo Colon. The Mets bats crushed Colon for five-runs in three innings off a series of faulty sinkers, a far… Read more“The Mets Have A Sweet 16-5 Party Against the Braves, Reyes Has a Game High 5 RBIs”

Cespedes Crushes 3 Homers, Matt Harvey Has 2nd Impressive Outing In Mets 14-4 Rout Over The Phillies

Terry Collins reshuffled his line-up and the Mets bats lit up the Philadelphia sky bearing no brotherly love in their 14-4 rout over the Phils. Cuban slugger Yoenis Cespedes crushed three monstrous home runs – becoming the first Met to record a pair of 3 homer games. Everybody’s bat had… Read more“Cespedes Crushes 3 Homers, Matt Harvey Has 2nd Impressive Outing In Mets 14-4 Rout Over The Phillies”

Jay Bruce Continues To Swing A Hot Bat In Mets 4-3 Win Over Phillies

While most of the Mets batters are living below the Mendoza line, Jay Bruce has found a fruitful home in the heart of the order. Last year’s trade deadline disappointment launched two homers to lift NY over the Phillies 4-3 in their first road game of the season. Seeing teammates… Read more“Jay Bruce Continues To Swing A Hot Bat In Mets 4-3 Win Over Phillies”

Mets Set A Francise 17 Run Shutout In Their Final Regular Season Home Game

As Major League Baseball mourned the tragic loss of Marlin’s ace pitcher Jose Fernandez, the #16 jersey bearing his name hung on the wall of every doleful dugout. And on this somber Sunday at Citi Field, the Mets muscled their way through their emotions in their final regular season home… Read more“Mets Set A Francise 17 Run Shutout In Their Final Regular Season Home Game”

Marlins Avoid A Sweep Off Of An Ineffective Jacob deGrom

The Marlins avoided a sweep with a 6-4 win in the series finale, but the most distressing news for the Mets is the declining effectiveness of Jacob deGrom. From the first to the fifth inning, his velocity dipped from 94-91mph, and what was previously reported to be the result of… Read more“Marlins Avoid A Sweep Off Of An Ineffective Jacob deGrom”

Niese’s Early Exit Gives Rookie Robert Gsellman A Dream Debut

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee… Read more“Niese’s Early Exit Gives Rookie Robert Gsellman A Dream Debut”

The DL Laden Mets Avoid A Sweep With 6-4 Win Over The Rockies

Jeurys Familia’s flashes of his former self, and Neil Walker’s go ahead three run blast restored some dignity for the much-maligned NY Mets. A couple of innings shy of being swept by the surging Colorado Rockies, the DL laden crew from Queens eked out a rare come from behind 6-4… Read more“The DL Laden Mets Avoid A Sweep With 6-4 Win Over The Rockies”

Flores Fires Up Another Pivotal HR, Mets Rally Past Nationals 9-7 In Series Opener

With the dark cloud of Matt Harvey considering season ending surgery, the Mets muscled their way into the record books with a 9-7 slugfest over the nemesis Nats. Relegated to the bench in lieu of Jose Reyes, Wilmer Flores entered the game in the 5th, and launched a first pitch… Read more“Flores Fires Up Another Pivotal HR, Mets Rally Past Nationals 9-7 In Series Opener”